Parish Newsletter – 11 April 2010

PARISH NEWSLETTER for Ballydaly, Cullen & Millstreet
Second Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy Sunday – 11th APRIL, 2010
Fr. Declan O’Connor P.P. Fr. David Gunn C.C. & Fr. Micheál Manning A.P.
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043 / Cullen 029-79028 / Mobile 087-7752948
Email: <email>
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

Mass Intentions this Week-end:
Saturday 10th April:
Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m. Breeda O’Leary, The Square
Cullen Vigil 8.00 p.m. Danny Forde, Mologhroe

Sunday 11th April:
Millstreet 8.30 a.m. Neily Dineen, Murphy’s Terrace
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Sean O’Leary, Cork City
Cullen 10.30 a.m. John & Mai Naughton, Ahane
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Dan & Bridget Collins, Cockhill

Anniversaries: Matthew Harrington, Cloughoulabeg; Dan Breen, Killarney Road; Catherine Morley, Coalpits, Cullen; Paddy Cronin, Murphy’s Terrace; Pat O’Donnell, Liscahane; Kathleen Hickey, Shanaknuck.

Mass Intentions for next week-end:

Saturday 17th April:
Millstreet 6.30 p.m. Patrick Murphy, Cloughoulabeg
Cullen 8.00 p.m. Peg Forde, Mologhroe

Sunday 18th April:
Millstreet 8.30 a.m. Patrick Mullane, Dromnahilla
Ballydaly 9.30 a.m. Jerome & Peggy O’Sullivan, Rathduane
Cullen 10.30 am.
Millstreet 11.30 a.m. Ellen O’Connor, Coolikerane

Parish Capital Collection last weekend: €4,657.35 Thanks.


Usual Mass at 10.00 each morning, unless there is a funeral.
Mass on Tuesday (13th) for Matthew Harrington, Cloughoulabeg
Mass on Friday (16th) for Kathleen Hickey, Shanaknuck.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 8.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet. Feel free to drop in and pray in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at any time that suits you.


Masses during the coming week:
Monday (12th): Mass at 7.30p.m. for Francis Higgins
Tuesday (13th) at 7.30p.m. & Wednesday (14th) at 10.00a.m.
Friday (16th) Mass at 7.30p.m. This is a Thanksgiving Mass for Mary Forde, Cullen PO

Rotas for Next Weekend 17th/18th April





6.30 p.m. Padraig Creedon Team D
8.30 a.m. Liam Flynn
11.30 a.m. Liam Burke


9.30 a.m. Josephine Murphy Team D


8.00 p.m. Patricia O’Riordan Group B
10.30 a.m. Gillian O’Sullivan

TROCAIRE OFFERINGS: Please return your Trocaire Lenten Contribution to the Church during the Week and place in the special box in the church. Many thanks for your generosity.

DO THIS IN MEMORY OF ME PROGRAMME: The next night of the special parish based programme for parents and children preparing for First Holy Communion is taking place at the Vigil Mass in both Millstreet and Cullen next Saturday (17th) and in Ballydaly on Sunday (18th). All children and parents doing the programme are invited to attend.

“COME FOLLOW ME”: If you think you might have a Vocation to the Priesthood, come to our information evening on Wednesday 12th May at 7.00p.m. Contact (066) 7133169 or (087)6551902

Community Notices

v CLARA NEWS: Notes for next edition to be with editor this weekend.

v CULLEN POST OFFICE: Thanksgiving Mass for Mary Forde in appreciation of her years of service on Friday (16th) at 7.30p.m. Refreshments afterwards in community centre.

v MILLSTREET COMMUNITY COUNCIL: Meeting Tuesday (13th) at 8.30p.m. in Youth Centre.

v MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER: An enrichment weekend for Married Couples will take place on 16th -18th April in The Lake Hotel, Killarney. Contact (064) 6644319/ (086)8334382 for further details.

v MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE: This month’s presentation will take place on Friday (16th) at 8.15p.m. This special presentation is in tribute to Mary.

v CULLEN & DISTRICT SPECIAL NEEDS ASSOCIATION: Meeting on Monday (12th) at 8.00pm. Outstanding sponsorship cards can be returned to any committee member.

v RATHDUANE N.S: Enrolment forms for pupils for next school year available at the school 12th-16th April. Contact: 70401

v BALLYDALY SPORTS & LEISURE DAY: Meeting on Tuesday (13th) at 9.00pm to organise our annual event.

v MILLSTREET TIDY TOWNS: Volunteers required this coming Wednesday for approach roads clean-up. Meeting in the Square at 7.30p.m. Equipment provided

Our sincere thanks and appreciation to all of you who supported and helped in any way, big or small last Sunday in the Green Glens. It was an outstanding success. The total amount raised will be published when all expenses have been paid. Well done to all who made it possible.

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